Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill

Highest Rated: 94% King of the Hill (1993)

Lowest Rated: 7% Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

Birthday: May 25, 1975

Birthplace: South Orange, New Jersey, USA

Comes from a musical family: her teacher-mother played piano; her management consultant-father sang at weddings and family events; and her older brother played several instruments. Formed the Tranzlator Crew, a rap group, with Wyclef Jean and his cousin Prakazrel ("Pras") Michel in the late 1980s; they eventually renamed themselves the Fugees. Appeared on Showtime at the Apollo's "Amateur Night" when she was 13, singing Smokey Robinson's "Who's Lovin' You." Was friends with Zach Braff during high school. Was head cheerleader, class president and a straight-A student in high school. Pursued acting during her early teens, appearing on the soap opera As the World Turns and in the movie Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit. Her 1998 solo debut,The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, sold more than eight million copies. Rolling Stone ranked The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill as the No. 5 best album of the 1990s, and the No. 312th best album of all time. Influences include Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Roberta Flack and Marvin Gaye.

Highest Rated Movies



90% Concerning Violence Narrator 2014
No Score Yet Africa Unite Actor 2008
No Score Yet Soul Divas Actor 2007
No Score Yet Goodnight Moon Actor 2001
No Score Yet Santana: Supernatural Live Actor 2000
77% Restaurant Leslie 2000
No Score Yet Goodnight Moon & Other Sleepytime Tales Actor 2000
No Score Yet Bob Marley - One Love: The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute Concert Actor 1999
36% Hav Plenty Debra 1998
60% Rhyme & Reason Actor 1997
7% Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Rita Watson 1993
94% King of the Hill Elevator Operator 1993


No Score Yet Austin City Limits
Performer 2016
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Performer 2016
No Score Yet Late Show With David Letterman
Performer 2014
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
Performer 2011
No Score Yet Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry
Performer 2005
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
Musical Guest Performer 1998


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